Two Lady Lions Invited to USA Basketball Trials
Senior guard Maggie Lucas and sophomore forward/center Candice Agee have been invited to participate in USA Women’s Basketball Trials in Colorado Springs, Penn State announced today.
Lucas, who averaged 20.1 points, 4.5 rebounds, and 2.2 assists per game en route to being named the Big Ten’s Player of the Year for the 12th ranked Lady Lions, will receive a try out for the Women’s World University Games team, which she also tried out for in 2011. Agee, who averaged 2.0 points and 1.8 rebounds in 7.8 minutes per game, will try out for the U19 Championship Team.
Agee has already won a gold medal for the USA as a member of the 2012 U18 National Team.
Trials will take place from May 16-19, with the 2013 World University Games being held from July 6-17 in Kazan, Russia. The women’s basketball portion of the event will be held on July 8, and runs until July 15.